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BC Healthy Communities features an article on The Value of Urban Green Space Workshop held in Victoria

Monday, November 27, 2017
The BCSLA Vancouver Island Chapter hosted a one-day conversation centered on the value of urban green space. Experts in the field discussed new research findings on the correlation between human health indicators and access to green space, the benefits of green space to infrastructure, and the climate-resiliency that trees and green spaces help build into cities.

BC Healthy Communities writes:

"Do we put enough value in recognizing how influential natural spaces are to increasing happiness and overall wellbeing? At BCHC we recognize that one’s built and natural environments influence happiness and community health and recently attended the British Columbia Society of Landscape Architects workshop on the value of urban green spaces. ..."

Read the full article here: http://ow.ly/dBCV30gNKuX

Project: Hanley Residence
Landscape Architect / Firm: LeFrank & Associates Ltd.
Location: Brentwood Bay, British Columbia
Photo Credit: David Hollebone